Air & Space Magazine: January 2003
Building a replica of the first airplane requires a certain resourcefulness. Anybody got any horsehide glue?
By Phaedra Hise
How the Soviet Buran space shuttle helped the United States win the cold war.
By Tom Harpole
The ninth life of a PBY-5A Cat.
By Phil Scott
There's a lot more to the F4U than its past association with black sheep.
By Larry Lowe
Bathing beauties from the time when aircraft first crossed oceans.
By Illustrations by Ian Marshall
Japan has one godzilla of a seaplane.
By Tim Wright
Since 1919, this little airline has managed to keep its head above water
By Henry Scammell
All the nail biting, second guessing, and sheer engineering brilliance in the battle to build the better Joint Strike Fighter.
By Evan Hadingham
If Boeing's X-37 can maneuver politically as well as in space.
By Ben Iannotta